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Écorché sculpture workshop is strong method to master and to commit the complex forms of the human figure to memory. This course will focus on better understanding the skull and muscles of the face, as well as it's various facial features. Students will use oil-based clay on an armature to build a life size anatomical sculpture of the human head. They will first sculpt a life-size skull from an actual plaster cast. They will then proceed to sculpt the unique muscles of the face onto the skull. Students will learn through a series of master lectures on the anatomy of the head, anatomy textbooks, and photo as needed.
Required materials for the class are as follows:
1.) One basic head armature
2.) Basic set of sculpture tools if you have them. If you do not have tools we can supply these for you.
3.) 5 blocks of Sargent or Van Aken brand sulfur-free oil clay in the 4.5 or 5 pound blocks (required). The clay must be of a soft or medium consistency.
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The Decorus Atelier of Figurative Art
Sunset Park, Brooklyn
117 57th St 2nd Fl
Brooklyn, New York 11220 Sunset Park, Brooklyn
117 57th St 2nd Fl
Brooklyn, New York 11220
We are conveniently located just a few blocks away near the 59th station off the N/R train and right next to the ferry stop for the South Brooklyn Ferry coming from Wall Street in Manhattan to Sunset Park Brooklyn. You can find parking right outside or at the Brooklyn Army Terminal next door.
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Decorus Atelier of Figurative Art is committed to offering students a solid foundation in classical methods of drawing, painting, and sculpture though a rigorous schedule of traditional training. Students training at Decorus will follow in the traditions of the great masters of art, and concentrate...
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In this course, you will learn how to do a realistic human head from start to finish, exploring the anatomy of the face in-depth, proportions, features, and expressions. You’ll learn the principles of building armatures and handling clay. All work in clay from the life model. All levels of experience are welcomed. Registration fee included....
Thursday Nov 17th, 4:30pm - 7:30pm Eastern Time(11 sessions)
Highly acclaimed sculptor, Ailene Fields, will be demonstrating and teaching the fine art of stone carving and finishing. Basics of stone carving - initial roughing out, developing a form, final finishing and polishing are presented during the course. There is a choice of softer stone or marble. Tools, sharpening and maintenance are all covered....
Wednesday Nov 2nd, 4pm - 7pm Eastern Time(4 sessions)
This class is not for people who make molds; this is a class for people who want to know how to make molds. Our Resin-Rubber Overview is geared toward new-comers to mold making who want to know about the materials available and the basics of how to use them. This class is designed for the beginner mold maker. An important step in successful mold making...
Thursday Oct 20th, 6pm - 8pm Eastern Time
This class will be structured as a more in depth look at the Metal Coating process and other fun finishes that are easily achievable on metal or non-metallic surfaces. In this class, we first cast resin objects and turn then them into metal looking pieces of art. We will show you the multiple steps of the Metal Coatings as well as tips and tricks to...
Saturday Nov 5th, 11am - 2pm Eastern Time
Visualize and produce sculptures using a mix of unconventional and unusual materials. Students will learn about the sculptural form through hands-on projects, exploring different artists, and critiques. We will introduce the design principles, proportion, repetition, contrast, rhythm, balance, and movement in the context of sculpture. We will...
Thursday Nov 17th, 1:30pm - 4:30pm Eastern Time(11 sessions)
Learn the basics of mold-making and complete your own two part plaster mold for slip casting. We will also go over mold making for slump and press molds. Bring your own 3-4" object to cast. Note: Please bring clothes that you can get messy in.
Saturday Oct 15th, 11am - 5pm Eastern Time
The students will gain an understanding of the fundamentals of the Human body, developing the perception of the body structure and shapes, and how to translate this information into a form. This course will have a live model, and examples will also provide an understanding of how the human body was seen in the context of history. While working primarily...
Monday Nov 14th, 3pm - 6pm Eastern Time(11 sessions)
In this 4-day course, students will be introduced to the history of stone carvings. Students will learn the use and purpose of different tools and various carving techniques to make figurative or abstract sculptures on stone. The goal is to complete a sculpture and gain experience in direct carving of soapstone, alabaster, or marble. MATERIAL LIST...
Tuesday Nov 15th, 1pm - 4pm Eastern Time(11 sessions)
In this course we will explore the aesthetic and conceptual possibilities of a variety of materials such as paper, paper clay, recycled materials and metal using them through the three-dimensional form. The basic principles of sculpture will be discussed; line, color, value, shape, form, space, scale, texture, balance mass and volume. Historical...
Tuesday Nov 15th, 2pm - 5pm Eastern Time(11 sessions)
The fundamental issues in sculpture, such as material, process, context, form, scale, structure, and space will be introduced; combined with the elements and principles of design within the context of sculpture. A significant component will be the variety of materials that might be used - clay, wood, metal, and plaster, as well as the review of supplemental...
Wednesday Nov 16th, 3pm - 6pm Eastern Time(11 sessions)
Relief Sculpture, or Bas Relief, should be on every sculptor's inventory of skills. This exciting course will allow the student to work with confidence and critical thinking. We will examine how basic drawing skills of perspective, light, shadow, convexity, help to play a part in the construction and design of your Bar, (low) Relief incorporating...
Friday Nov 18th, 1pm - 3pm Eastern Time(11 sessions)
Working from a life model this class explores how to capture the spirit of the pose, use skeletal landmarks as a guide to proportion and introduce basic concepts of anatomy and design. This course takes on the formidable task of learning how to organize the complexity of the human body. We focus on close visual observation - training different modes...
Saturday Nov 19th, 10am - 1pm Eastern Time(11 sessions)
Learn the basic traditional technique of terracotta sculpture, including clay-work skills, modeling, and handling the process of the clay from wet to dry then baked in a kiln. Through demonstration and individual instruction, you will learn to make a complete sculpture in terracotta. Sculpture in a variety of styles will be encouraged. Open to all...
Saturday Nov 19th, 1pm - 4pm Eastern Time(11 sessions)
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